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ATMOSPHERIC BROWN CLOUDS: REGIONAL ASSESSMENT REPORT WITH FOCUS ON ASIA (2008)

Corrective Statement - 30 January 2010 (pdf)

Summary: Summary for Policy Makers and Technical Summary (pdf)

Full Report (pdf)

Cover Pages (pdf)

  • Table of Contents
     
  • Forward
     
  • Preface
     

Part I: Atmospheric Brown Clouds and Regional Climate Change (pdf)

  • Technical Summary
     
  • Chapter 1: Atmospheric Brown Clouds: Background
     
  • Chapter 2: Radiative Forcing due to Atmospheric Brown Clouds
     
  • Chapter 3: Detection and Attribution of Changes in China and India
     
  • References


Part II: Impacts of Atmospheric Brown Clouds on Agriculture (pdf)
 

  • Technical Summary
  • Chapter 4: Atmospheric Brown Clouds, Climate Change and Agriculture Productivity
     
  • Chapter 5: The Impacts of Ground Level Ozone Component of Atmospheric Brown Clouds on Agriculture
     
  • Chapter 6: Climate-Related Impacts of Atmospheric Brown Clouds on Agriculture in Asia
     
  • References
     

Part III: Impacts of Atmospheric Brown Clouds on Human Health (pdf)

  • Technical Summary
  • Chapter 7: The ABC Phenomenon, Human Health, Well-being and Welfare
  • Chapter 8: The Health Effects of Atmospheric Brown Clouds – Assessing Exposures
     
  • Chapter 9: The Health Effects of Atmospheric Brown Clouds – Insights from Epidemiology
     
  • Chapter 10: The Health Effects of Atmospheric Brown Clouds – Toxicology
     
  • Chapter 11: Quantifying the Health Impacts of Atmospheric Brown Clouds
     
  • Chapter 12: The Economic Consequences of Atmospheric Brown Clouds’ Impacts on Health
     
  • Chapter 13: The Interface of Science and Policy
     
  • Chapter 14: Recommendations and Future Directions
     
  • References
     

THE ASIAN BROWN CLOUD: CLIMATE AND OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS (2002)